Movies like Tin Man 1983

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Tin Man (1983)
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Tin Man (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young man, born deaf, invents a computer so he can hear and speak with others.
Plot: computer, deaf, sex scene, wine, african american, fall in love, mechanic, deafness, banjo, falling in love, african american man, watching television, red wine
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Tin Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about family relations, friendship, african american, love and romance, computer, couples and deaf mostly in Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Tin Man: Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008), Texasville (1990), Love is Never Silent (1985), Johnny Belinda (1982), Special Ed (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Family drama about a deaf and hearing couple who struggle to decide whether or not to give their deaf son a cochlear implant.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: deaf, medical examination, parent child relationship, therapy, father son relationship, family relations, family conflict, problem solving, deaf child, treatment, moral dilemma, disabled child ...
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95%
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Texasville (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil prices are down, banks are failing, and Duane's $12 million in debt. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, americana, lovers reunited, pregnancy, reunion, social relations, human nature, parents and children, couple relations, friendship, introspection, small town life ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Love is Never Silent (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels for her deaf parents in this depression-era drama. A friend sees her turmoil and tells her she must find happiness on her own. However, the initial joy she finds ...
Plot: great depression, father daughter relationship, marriage, deafness, parent child relationship, guilt, sign language, mother daughter relationship, deaf, family relations
Time: 1930s, 1940s
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76%
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Johnny Belinda (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While attempting to set up a communal garden in the poverty stricken rural community of Hatcher, Bill Richmond becomes aware of a silent, mute, disheveled girl by the name of Belinda. He soon learns that she is considered mentally handicapped by the ...
Style: slasher
Plot: rape, pregnancy, sexploitation, deafness, deaf, rape victim, sign language, child born of rape, rapist, pregnant from rape
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Special Ed (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. David Edwards is a cancer specialist, and his life is his work. His only friend is Lou Rosen, 73. Lou is also David's patient, but at his age, chances are grim. Still, everyone deserves a chance, or at least that's what David thought ...
Plot: doctor, bald man, african american, computer, medical, eyeglasses, pool table, playing pool, receptionist, suit and tie, white coat, caucasian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
...And Your Name Is Jonah (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple whose son had been diagnosed as mentally retarded, and was institutionalized, are shocked to discover that the diagnosis was wrong, and that their son is in fact deaf.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sign language, family relations, deaf, misdiagnosed, spouse leaving, family in crisis, human spirit, parents and children, bittersweet, family problems, disability, mute or deaf ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.5
 789
Micro Men (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1979 Clive Sinclair, British inventor of the pocket calculator, frustrated by the lack of home investment in his project,the electric car, also opposes former assistant Chris Curry's belief that he can successfully market a micro-chip for a ...
Plot: computer, video game, business competition, cambridge university, tv news, electronics, rivalry, pub, businessman, entrepreneur, bbc
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Universal Signs (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of his fiancée's daughter while in his care, a deaf man shuts himself off from the world. Haunted by memories, it is only through new friendship that he can learn to forgive, love, and reconnect.
Plot: shower, spirit, death, rain, train, friendship, redemption, umbrella, love, university, transformation, sign language ...
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Hurry Sundown (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Following the Second World War, a northern cannery combine negotiates for the purchase of a large tract of uncultivated Georgia farmland. The major portion of the land is owned by Julie Ann Warren and has already been optioned by her unscrupulous, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: farm, family relations, racism, small town, interracial relations, parents and children, obsession, culture clash, small town life, family business, society, master and servant ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: georgia, louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
An Unremarkable Life (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The close bond between two elderly sisters is threatened when one of them begins to have romantic feelings for a local mechanic.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: siblings relations, family life, starting over, fall in love, forbidden love, couples, family relations, golden years, romance, elderly, aging, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Love Machine (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ambitious TV newscaster has an affair with the wife of a network executive to get a promotion.
Plot: job promotion, female nudity, humiliation, fashion model, gay slur, loss of girlfriend, celebrity, gay stereotype, grief, model, male in shower, bathroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 543
The Sergeant (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: THE SERGEANT is the story of the dark inner struggle of Master Sergeant Albert Callan to overcome the overwhelming attraction he feels for one of his charges. In the staid and stifling environment of a post-World War II army post in France, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, disturbing
Plot: world war two, friendship, alcohol abuse, military, soldier, officers and cadets, showbiz, power relations, solitude, rescue, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 40s, year 1952, post world war two ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
La mano invisible (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Isaac Rosa, mordant parable on labor precariousness.
Plot: job interview, surveillance, storekeeper, strike, butcher, labor strike, brick, worker, cleaning, interview, mechanic, show ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.4
 996
Lambada (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kevin Laird is a Beverly Hills school teacher by day and a mystery man by night. Using his lambada dance moves to first earn the kid's respect and acceptance, Kevin then teaches them academics. But when a jealous student exposes Kevin's ...
Style: sexy, feel good, semi serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dance, dancing, college, school, high school, music, power relations, disgruntled, dancer's life, social differences, teenage life, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
She Woke Up Pregnant (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sleazy dentist sexually assaults his patients while they are under heavy sedatives after he performs dental surgery on them. One woman gets impregnated from such an incident and decides to fight back.
Plot: knocked up, making love, latex gloves, abortion, surgical mask, medical mask, dental mask, computer, pregnancy, dentist, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dreams Lost, Dreams Found (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young American widow is mysteriously drawn to a historic castle in the Scottish Highlands and finds herself at the center of a 200-year old ghost story.
Style: semi serious
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, love affair, palaces castles and temples, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, love and romance, romance, suicide attempt, ghost story ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe, san francisco, edinburgh scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Singer is a deaf-mute whose small world brings him in contact with a young girl, Mick, who cherishes a seemingly hopeless dream of becoming a concert pianist. At first hostile, Mick soon becomes friends with Singer, hoping to enlarge his small ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, touching, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, racism, hopes, unfulfillment, lifestyle, youth, society, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, love and romance, initially antagonists, teenage life ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, alabama, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 78
Love Trap (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: Drama - Richard, a law student, is hanging out with the guys at a sports bar. When Angel, a seductive vixen, appears from nowhere and smothers him with attention, he's embarrassed. Faced with temptation, Richard makes an innocent suggestion ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, spiritual, sexual ...
Plot: seductress, love, law student, love affair, friendship, love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, african american, black american, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson, soon to be graduating high school wants to go to Florida to study oceanography. He meets Michelle "Mike" Cody and is attracted to ...
Style: humorous, captivating, touching, sentimental, offbeat ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: small town, coming of age, americana, love triangle, friendship, youth, society, family relations, fall in love, human nature, working class, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 128
Boy Crush (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven short films in which gay youths and young men negotiate society, sometimes successfully, sometimes not. In several, teen boys come out, perhaps first to a close friend - how will the friends react? For some youths, coming out risks violence. ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, immigration, internet, car breakdown, youth, stranded, deaf, gay athlete
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 143
Strangers Kiss (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To help his actress girlfriend regain her confidence a Hollywood bigshot bankrolls a small budget film being made by a first-time producer and director pair. Despite the hand-to-mouth way it has to be made the film starts to come good, as does the ...
Style: contemplative, talky, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, underdog, love and romance, couples, realism, gangsters, actor's life, love triangle, showbiz, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 1950s, 50s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 1K
Russkies (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of American boys discovers a Russian sailor washed up on the coast of Florida and decide to befriend him, assuming that he is friendly and will bring them no danger and thus go against the ideas of their parents, as well as the government.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, cold war, social relations, friends, anti hero, culture clash, village, village life, fish out of water, heroic mission, buddies, young heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
To Sleep with Anger (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An enigmatic drifter from the South comes to visit an old acquaintance who now lives in South-Central LA.
Style: sentimental, clever, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Plot: uninvited guest, family relations, human nature, society, betrayal, opposites attract, best friends, prodigy, sexual relations, friendship, introspection, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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August (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: August is a 2008 drama film directed by Austin Chick and produced by 57th & Irving. The screenplay by Howard A. Rodman focuses on two brothers, ambitious dot-com entrepreneurs attempting to keep their company afloat as the stock market ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, suspense, touching
Plot: family relations, wall street, workplace, rise and fall, ambition, siblings relations, 9/11, down on your luck, life is a bitch, parents and children, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 174
Marvin & Tige (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marvin, a heavy-drinking widower meets Tige, an 11-year-old orphan. With nowhere else to go, Tige moves in with Marvin and they develop a close friendship. Marvin wants to adopt Tige but knows that he is too poor to give him a good home. Then he ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: adoption, alcohol abuse, racism, love and romance, unfulfillment, contests and competitions, society, opposites attract, manipulations, youth, life is a bitch, manipulation ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: african american, racism, friendship, male friendship, skateboard, skateboarding, rivalry, society, friends, dark humor, heroes, courage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.7
 13
The Saber (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Cadet Cameron O'Connor, class leader and computer whiz-kid, succumbs to the lure of Internet pornography, losing what he deems most precious - his relationship with Allison and his future at the Military Academy. A crisis of faith leads to his ...
Style: christian film
Plot: pornography, sex addict, strip club, internet, coma, teenage boy, ambulance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, surprise party, family relations, military ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 10
Proxy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On a Sunday afternoon in July, eight people's lives become connected and forever changed by the choices one man makes. As these characters' lives intertwine within the film we discover one of them is HIV positive and how their individual ...
Plot: sex scene, male nudity, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming of age story set in the Vietnamese countryside during the late 1980s, as told through the eyes of a 12 year old boy named Thieu. Thieu and his younger brother Tuong share and do everything together. Their days unfold like a whimsical and ...
Style: psychological, touching, sentimental, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: boy, fall in love, family relations, brother brother relationship, childhood, girl, innocence, coming of age, falling in love, 12 year old, 7 year old
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Aloha, Bobby and Rose (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bobby and Rose, two youngsters who are in love, have to run away from home when they are falsely accused to have committed a robbery and an assassination.
Plot: convenience store, volkswagen beetle, mechanic, car accident, shotgun, first date, single mother, prank, hollywood, accidental killing, tequila, beer ...
Place: tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%